On This Day

April 15, 2020 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Revised death count for New York taking into account assumed COVID-19 deaths makes the city's per-capita death rate higher than Italy at 10,367 at this date

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

South Korea is 1st country to hold a general election under COVID-19, President Moon Jae-in's ruling Democratic party wins in a landslide

President of South Korea Moon Jae-in
President of South Korea
Moon Jae-in
  • US's deadliest day during COVID-19 pandemic with 2,752 deaths reported